The Resource Blood and ice, Robert Masello

Blood and ice, Robert Masello

Label
Blood and ice
Title
Blood and ice
Statement of responsibility
Robert Masello
Title variation
Blood & ice
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Journalist Michael Wilde - his world recently shattered by tragedy - hopes that a month-long assignment to Antarctica will give him a new lease on life. Here, in the most inhospitable place on earth, he is simply looking to find solace. On a routine dive in the polar sea, he unexpectedly finds something else entirely - a young man and woman, bound with chains and sealed forever in a block of ice. Beside them is a chest filled with a strange, sinister cargo. Now Wilde must unravel the mystery of this doomed couple. Were they the innocent victims of fear and superstition, or was it something far darker?
Cataloging source
UKM
Dewey number
Rental Fiction
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
Blood and ice, Robert Masello
Label
Blood and ice, Robert Masello
Publication
Note
Previously published: Harvill Secker, 2009
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Originally published: London: Harvill Secker, 2009. - Troubled journalist Michael Wilde takes on a commission to write a feature about a remote research station deep in the frozen beauty of Antarctica. On a diving expedition in the polar sea he discovers two bodies encased in ice. The pair, a man and a woman chained together, their dress from the nineteenth century, are brought to the surface - along with a trunk containing a strange, but sinister, cargo. As the ice around them begins to thaw, the mystery of these time-bound lovers begins to unravel. Michael is gradually drawn into a horrific story that starts in the London barracks in the 1850s and leads to the bloody battlefields of the Crimea and the tragic Charge of the Light Brigade. Now, in the Antarctic wastes, the Cavalry officer and his lover are reawakened into a world where the midnight sun lasts for months, where there's nowhere to hide and no place left for the living to run..
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12704338
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Dimensions
24 cm.
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Extent
495 pages
Isbn
9781846552731
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) MA172467
  • (OCoLC)276648851

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